The Essential Hub for Distance Learners

Privacy

Welcome to edgab, a community to collaborate, connect, and learn with others.  The edgab website and service including all websites, mobile applications, and other interactive methods through which the service is delivered are owned, operated, and distributed by edgab. 

By accessing any part of website and service, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions described below in Privacy Policy and the terms and conditions of our terms of Service.  If you are not in complete agreement with these terms, please refrain from using the edgab website and services.  This Privacy Policy applies to all users, users, readers, and those who post content to the website directly or indirectly.

Edgab may, at our sole discretion, modify this Privacy Policy at any time.  By accessing the website and service at any time, you are agreeing to any modifications made to the Privacy Policy.  The Privacy Policy was last updated August 12, 2012.

Personal Information

Users of edgab and the services provide information to us to post comments, subscribe to our newsletter, sign up for services, and send us information.  This information includes, but is not limited to your email, name, and content you provide us. This information is used to personally identify our users and does not include credit card number or billing information.  PayPal processes all of the transactions on edgab, and the information you provide to PayPal is subject to PayPal’s privacy policy.  We do not receive any of the credit card information you provide to PayPal.

In order to send you email from edgab, we need your email address.  In order to provide you coaching and website services, we may also request your name, location, telephone number, and personal information about your academic history and learning style.  Any information we obtain from you will not be disclosed to unaffiliated third parties without your consent or as otherwise set forth in the privacy policy and terms.  We may provide user information to edgab employees, volunteers, or coaches for the purpose of processing information and services.  The internal members of edgab agree to protect your confidentiality and comply with the terms of the Privacy Policy.  While we put forth great effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose information when required by law, to comply with a current judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process that we receive, or to protect our interests and/or the safety of others.

Users

Users of edgab website and services must be thirteen years of age or older. Information from children is not collected. 

All users of the edgab forum, website, and services agree to the User Terms and Service Terms. Information users provide is voluntarily disclosed and thus becomes publicly available for other users and edgab.  Please exercise caution before disclosing personal information via these public areas. We encourage users to exercise caution when sharing personal information about themselves in the forum and edgab website.  At any time, you can contact edgab to remove information that you provided to the website.

Third Party Advertising

We may use third party advertising to serve ads.  These companies may use information (not including your name, address, phone number, or any other personal information) to monitor website visits and provide advertisements about services and goods on other sites that may be of interest to you.  Technologies such as Java scripts, a unique browser “cookie, or web beacon may be used when advertising on this site.

Links to Other Resources & Sites

The edgab website may contain links to other sites and/or services that disclose and use their own privacy practices.  We encourage you to review each site’s privacy policies to ensure you are comfortable with it prior to providing personal information. 

Other

In the event that we are merged or acquired with a third party entity, edgab reserves the right to transfer or assign information we have collected from users.  In the unlikely event of insolvency, reorganization, receivership, bankruptcy, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, law application or equitable principles affecting creditors’ rights generally, we may not be able to control how user information is transferred, used, or treated.

The edgab service is hosted in the United States and is intended for and directed to users in the United States.  Users accessing edgab and its service from any region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure differing from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of edgab, which is governed by United States law, our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, you are transferring personal information to the United States with consent.

For residents in states with permitting regulations regarding personal information disclosure to third parties, please contact edgab with your state and civil code section.


Terms of Service

By posting or using the edgab website and services, users agree to follow and actively practice our terms of service explained below and the privacy policy.  As such, users understand and will abide by this privacy policy and terms of service and further understand that committing any violation of this policy, my access privileges may be revoked and /or appropriate legal action may be taken.

Code of Conduct

You are responsible for your conduct and behavior while at any edgab site.  We retain the right to edit or delete any part of the content that is published, displayed, or distributed on the site.  You also agree that you will not a) harass, attack, or stalk users, which includes insulting, degrading, or sending unwanted messages, b) impersonate any other person or identify yourself as anyone else, such as an edgab staff or volunteer member, c) use abusive, profane, offensive, or vulgar language while at the edgab website or using the services, d) post material that may be considered libelous, threatening, obscene, defamatory, offensive to racial, ethnic, sexual, or gender sensibilities or otherwise objectionable, e) use the edgab forum, website, or services to gather any type of personal information from other individuals, such as, for instance, mailing address, phone number, email, with intent to abuse, maltreat, offend, mistreat their identify, or cause physical, emotional, social, or cognitive harm, f) use the edgab forum, website, and services to post advertisements, promotions, or solicit material.  The edgab team will not permit any other conduct that it believes will keep others from using or enjoying the site.

Acceptable Use

The edgab website, materials, and service are to be used for informative purposes and by using this site and its service and materials, you agree to acceptable use.  Unacceptable use includes, but is not limited to, hacking, spamming, uploading viruses, use of Proxy Servers, sending or posting chain letters, content that contains viruses, spam, or any other material that will cause harm to edgab and its users and edgab computers and its users’ computers.

Content, Images, and Materials

Users of the edgab website are prohibited from uploading malicious information to the site, other people, or its affiliates.  Users of the edgab website, forum, and all other services, by posting comments, visiting the site, and/or sending information to edgab, agree to upload content and images that do not contain viruses, malicious information, spam, or any other material that will cause personal and/or electronic  harm, hardship, or misuse to users or edgab.  This includes these restrictions but is not limited to this list.

Copyrights

All content posted on the edgab site is the property of edgab. Any use, reproduction, distribution, or displaying of the edgab content, the name “edgab” is strictly prohibited.  . Only persons given permission to use edgab content on a contractual basis has the right to reproduce, distribute, or display edgab content, its name, and materials by affiliating such information to edgab. 

Service Terms

Signing up for edgab services, which includes but is not limited to coaching and editing services, establishes a professional relationship between a user and edgab professional.  By submitting a payment to edgab for services, you agree to the following guidelines that include, but are not limited to, respecting the edgab professional, completing the tasks assigned by her or him, following through with the necessary steps to receiving the service, and fulfilling your financial obligation. If at any time, a user is unhappy with the service, they are encouraged to contact edgab directly to discuss.

 

 

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